Hybrid events are the future of events? We don’t know yet. But hybrid events are gaining popularity and could be the new normal for large exhibitions and conferences.
On the 5th of April, the Crown Prince of Dubai, visited Cybertech Global 2021, the largest networking event in the cyber sector hosted by Dubai for the first time.
The cyber technology conference and exhibition are one of the first large hybrid exhibitions running on the Eventact virtual conference platform. The exhibition and conference are organized by Arrowmedia. Exhibitors have booth on-site exhibition booths and an online virtual exhibition booth. The Exhibition booth makes it possible for attendees to meet the exhibitor’s staff online using video meetings in the exhibition application. Leave business cards, view videos, and brochures.
It is also possible to schedule meetings with exhibitors in their exhibition booth.
Using the event application remote participants can participate in lectures chat, interact with each other, ask questions.
Online polls provide the organizers and speakers a way to learn about the onsite audience and the remote audience. Online polls also help remote participants feel part of the event.
Eventact claims it is one of the few event management software that allows event planners to execute hybrid events. managing the most essentials needed for a hybrid conference. The platform includes virtual event hosting that event planners can customize. An event app to provide in-person attendees and remote attendees to take an active part in the event. Event website builder with built-in SEO features. Abstract, and program management for scientific conferences. Event registration allows event organizers to sell different kinds of tickets and event add-ons.
What is the future for virtual events after covid? We will have to wait and see!